Our Work

The SPF's mission is to promote a diverse and successful real estate industry. We work with local and national governments to enable our industry to thrive, to support the millions of savers and pensioners invested in Scottish real estate, and to maximise the contribution of our industry to productive and sustainable communities across Scotland. 

In this section you can learn more about our work and browse our publications including research, briefing papers, consultation responses, and our monthly newsletter, SPF Voice.

Voice November 2020

In this month's Voice, new SPF Chair Michaela Sullivan pens her first Chair's Column to members and Jim Burberry of RSM discusses risks and priorities for construction in our Industry Insight.

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DPEA guidance for reporters

The SPF response to the planning and environmental appeals consultation on the impact of COVID-19 on site inspections and upcoming oral process arrangments.

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SPF commercial property owner survey sheds light on COVID-19 experiences

An SPF survey of commercial property owners to identify landlord and tenant responses to the economic emergency caused by COVID-19 and to examine the business conditions facing owners and investors.

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